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Associate Professor of Statistics, The George Washington University

The Department of Statistics.     Faculty Member, The Biostatistics Center

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Curriculum Vitae
Michael Larsen, Ph.D., Associate Professor, joined GWU's Department of Statistics and Biostatistics Center in 2009. He received a Ph.D. in Statistics from Harvard University. Before joining GW, Dr. Larsen was on faculty at four universities, most recently Iowa State University, where he earned tenure. He has consulted for and collaborated with researchers at a number of government agencies, research organizations, and academic departments. His interests include survey sampling, missing data, record linkage and administrative records, disclosure limitation and confidentiality, Bayesian statistics, hierarchical and multilevel modeling, latent class and mixture models, statistical modeling of complex data, and statistical education. In 2012 he was elected Fellow of the American Statisitcal Assocation. In 2010, he became an elected member of the International Statistical Institute. He has extensive editorial experience, including as Executive Editor of CHANCE magazine (2008-2010). He has been elected to three positions in the Survey Research Methods Section of the American Statistical Association and currently serves on a National Academies of Sciences Panel on Census 2010.
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Sigma Xi at GWU Small area estimation SAE 2001 conference
Contact: Michael D. Larsen, PhD, Biostatistics Center, The George Washington University
6110 Executive Boulevard, Suite 750, Rockville, MD 20852
(301) 881-9260, mlarsen at bsc dot gwu dot edu